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Australian Transport Safety Bureau

Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications
The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) is Australia's national transport safety investigator. The ATSB's function is to improve transport safety by investigating and reporting on aviation, maritime and rail safety matters.
Appropriations 21629000
Departmental expenses 26259000
Average staffing level 105


Key People

Further information

  • Type of Body

    A. Non Corporate Commonwealth Entity

  • GFS Sector Classification


  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Transport Safety Investigation Act 2003, section 12

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?


  • Classification

    A. Principal

  • GFS Function / Sector Reported


  • Materiality


  • PS Act Body

    Yes - Statutory Agency

  • Auditor


  • Creation Date

  • Postal Address

    Australian Transport Safety Bureau PO Box 967, Civic Square ACT 2608

Government appointed boards

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